This storehouse and aviary was located on the south side of Karnak’s sacred lake. Stairs on the structure’s east and west sides allowed access to the building, raised above the lake on a platform. The structure had a central, open air court lined on its south edge by a portico of eight columns. A canal or ramp led from this court to the lake, allowing the sacred geese of Amun to enter and exit the water at will. To the northeast, a squarish court provided a place for animal slaughter. The rear of the building was fully enclosed. North/south running hallways led to small storage rooms and a series of small shrines with sandstone naoi. The building was constructed of mud brick. Sandstone was utilized for doorways and columns.
Inscriptions found at the building show that it functioned as a shena-wab, a place for the preparation of the god’s daily meals. Earlier mentions or depictions of the Amun temple’s shena-wab come from the reigns of Thutmose III, Amenhotep III and Sety II, and it seems likely that the magazines of Psammuthis were a reconstruction of a series of other storage facilities at Karnak, possibly on the same location.
Measurements: The building measured 45.5m by 55.5m and rested on a 4.5m podium.
Phases of Construction
The structure, started by Psammuthis, may have been finished by his successor Hakoris.
About the reconstruction model of Psammuthis
The model reconstruction was based on a detailed plan of the building by Traunecker (1987: fig. 3).
A plain mud brick pattern covers most of the structure. Column and some doorways have been given a sandstone pattern to give a general impression of the building’s appearance. No attempt to portray the true size and shape of these elements was made, as such information was unavailable.
A rough reconstruction of the rise on which the magazine stood was modeled in order to represent its position above the level of the lake.
Traunecker, Claude. (1987),les “Temples Hauts” de basse époque: un aspect du fonctionnement économique des temples. Revue d’égyptologie. Paris: Société française d’egyptologievol. 38 , 147-162.
green tea pills for weight loss reviews weight loss pills healthy rekha kumar weight loss pills numia diet pills for sale how to lose weight fast what foods to eat exercises to lose belly fat and love handles fast lichi diet pills reviews exercises to lose weight and belly fat fast insulin resistant medication for weight loss weight loss drugs and side effects does cholesterol medication help with weight loss buy clenbuterol pills for weight loss diabetes medication weight loss farzicha big name in weight loss pills affordable weight loss supplements best diet pills yahoo best diet to lose belly fat after 50 diabetic drugs used for weight loss lose belly fat in urdu medication for recent weight loss
cbd gummies affiliate cbd gummies walmart cbd gummies nashville kanna oil cbd gummies cbd gummies vs xanax for anxiety cbd gummies affect blood pressure where to buy cbd gummies in md what are the best cbd gummies for back pain citizen cbd gummies max health products cbd gummies chew it cbd gummies gummy cbd for sleep cbd gummies berkeley cbd gummies sleeo can you give a puppy cbd gummies pure spectrum cbd gummies koi cbd gummy royal blend cbd gummies customer reviews thc cbd gummy effects how long does cbd gummies stay in your system
do those gas station male enhancement pills work male enhancement pills for high blood pressure review best male enhancement pills how to increase the size of penis in pakistan enhancement pills for black male how to grow your penis by masterbating hey you want penis enlargement pills bullseye ed pills garlic pills and erectile dysfunction rite aide penis enlargement pills get ed pills online black rhino male enhancement pills ed pills aso how to make your penis grow huge naturally are there any pills that actually grow your penis sex performance pills at walmart pills to make penis biggee new penis enlargment pills penis stimulates pills the top 5 male enhancement pills